William M. Jordan, 87, of Folkston, GA passed away May 5 in Jacksonville, FL. He was born January 16, 1931 in Opp, AL to the late John Rufus Jordan, Jr. and Annie Inez Dukes Jordan. He proudly served his country in the US Army as a Military Police Officer. He retired in 1980 from Florida National Bank as Sr. VP of Building and Construction. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Folkston.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his son: David Jordan; siblings: Irma Cauley, Josh Jordan, Evelyn Parker, Harry Jordan, Donald Jordan and Janice Ellis.
He is survived by his wife of 41 years: Anne C. Jordan; children: Scott (Betsy) Jordan, Pam Farrington, Wanda (Ray) DePaolis; siblings: Minnie Wallace, Aaron Jordan; grandchildren, Elizabeth, Emmalee, Jordan, Angela and Brian; and many nieces, and nephews.
A Celebration of Life service will be held Thursday, May, 10 at 11:30 AM at First Baptist Church of Folkston with Rev. Gene McCullough officiating. Memorialization will be by cremation.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church of Folkston, 1320 3rd St., Folkston, GA 31537.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.